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Date:      Mon, 9 Nov 2015 20:03:14 +0800
From:      Ruel Borais <>
Subject:   IPv6
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A Basic Introduction to IPv6

--IPv6 or IP version 6 is the next generation Internet protocol which will
eventually replace the current protocol IPv4. IPv6 has a number of
improvements and simplifications when compared to IPv4. The primary
difference is that IPv6 uses 128 bit addresses as compared to the 32 bit
addresses used with IPv4. This means that there are more available IP
addresses using IPv6 than are availableA Basic Introduction to IPv6 with
IPv4 alone. For a very clear comparison, in IPv4 there is a total of
4,294,967,296 IP addresses. With IPv6, there is a total of
18,446,744,073,709,551,616 IP addresses in a single /64

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